Oct 2023:Craft Club Social

Sessions will be held online (no in-person option)

Oct 4 (Wednesday): Paper Craft Lover Seminar!

Instructor (volunteer): Kyoko Sugita

“Cranes Noshibukuro” (Japanese Traditional Envelop for Special Occasion)

Four types of decorative envelopes with cranes, commonly used for congratulatory gifts. You can practice with scrap paper, as there’s no need for fancy materials. When it comes to the actual presentation, choosing the right paper will result in a beautiful finish. Perfect for the upcoming gift-giving season!

Oct 18 (Wednesday): Knitting Lover Seminar!

Instructor (volunteer): Kaneko Nakahara

“Let’s knit Santa ornament & Owl crochet doll!”

Let’s make adorable owl amigurumi and Santa-themed Christmas tree ornaments perfect for the holiday season!

Kaneko’s Haiku this month


幼子を抱きボール蹴る秋野原 かね子

How to Join

RSVP to our Craft Club coordinator by email(craftclub@jss.ca)- please indicate which session you would like to attend. The coordinator will send the Zoom link by a day before the session day.

You will also receive information about the craftwork for what you registered to (in Japanese). That means you can start working on it even before the session day! During the session, you can sew/knit together with fellow Japanese-speaking craft lovers, share your work with them, and enjoy chatting (the topic can be anything, not limited to arts & crafts).


Only for your first time attending, pre-registration via the Online Registration Form is required, for you to read and agree to our online program rules. Please also send an email to the Craft Club Coordinator (craftclub@jss.ca), indicating the session you would like to attend.